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Minor League Spotlight: Tyler Wilson and Henry Urrutia Having Terrific Big League Camps
March 21st, 2015 at 7:00 AM
In this week's Minor League Spotlight, we continue to look at the players in Baltimore Orioles' big league camp that were Minor Leaguers for the 2014 season by highlighting the top pitcher and position player thus far in camp that called the minors home last year. ***PHOTO1*** Over the course of Spring...

RHP Tyler Wilson Has Been Very Impressive This Spring for Baltimore Orioles
March 19th, 2015 at 9:30 AM
There have been a number of standout performers thus far for the Baltimore Orioles this spring, including some players who have never played in the big leagues. Among those, RHP Tyler Wilson may be the most impressive of the bunch thus far. ***PHOTO1*** Wilson, 25, was selected by the Orioles in the...

News and Notes: Baltimore Orioles Option Top Prospects, Bats Awake from Slumber, Release Mark Hendrickson
March 17th, 2015 at 7:55 AM
While many Baltimore Orioles fans dread Monday's, the O's found themselves enjoying the day by putting on a hitting display against the Philadelphia Phillies en route to a 16-4 win. Other news to come out of camp for Baltimore were four cuts, including three of their top prospects heading to...

Minor League Spotlight: 2014 Minor Leaguers Continue to Impress for Baltimore Orioles This Spring
March 14th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
It’s time for our latest edition of our Baltimore Orioles Minor League Spotlight and this week we continue to take a look at how 2014 Minor Leaguers are performing in big league camp. ***PHOTO1*** We realize that it's still incredibly early, but this week in our Minor League Spotlight, we wanted to...

News and Notes: Baltimore Orioles Option RHP Eddie Gamboa, Matt Wieters Hitless, Miguel Gonzalez Goes 3
March 12th, 2015 at 8:04 AM
It's time for your daily dose of Baltimore Orioles news and notes and this morning we touch on a few things including the most recent cut made by the Birds to their big league camp roster. ***PHOTO1*** Eddie Gamboa optioned The kuckleballer got into Wednesday's game in the ninth inning with the Orioles...

Baltimore Orioles Make Five “cuts” from Big League Spring Training Roster
March 9th, 2015 at 1:46 PM
The Baltimore Orioles were expected to make their first wave of roster cuts on Monday and they did just that. The O's announced five cuts or roster moves so to speak including RHP Oliver Drake, INF Michael Almanzar, RHP Dane De La Rosa, LHP Chris Jones and C Brian Ward. ***PHOTO1*** The...

Baltimore Orioles Set to Begin Roster Cuts on Monday
March 9th, 2015 at 9:02 AM
The Baltimore Orioles have several position battles going on this spring in camp, and while we do not expect any of them to be completely decided this week, Manager Buck Showalter stated that he expects to begin to make cuts Monday. ***PHOTO1*** Prior to Sunday's game against the Minnesota Twins, Showalter stated...

Orioles101 Mailbag: Baltimore Orioles Starting Rotation and Spring Training Surprises the Focus
March 8th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
It’s Sunday, and you know what that means here at Orioles101, it’s time for our weekly Mailbag. This week the focus was on the Baltimore Orioles starting rotation, the biggest Spring Training surprise thus far, and more. ***PHOTO1*** As we always do, we want to remind you that if we receive multiple...

Minor League Spotlight: Several 2014 Minor Leaguers Making Impacts in Baltimore Orioles Camp
March 7th, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Spring Training is always a fun time of year because it symbolizes the return of baseball, warmer weather and it allows fans to catch a glimpse of Minor League players they do not get to see much of. That is the case for any team, but the Baltimore Orioles are...

Baltimore Orioles Sweep Split Squad Thursday, Pitchers’ Performance Very Impressive
March 6th, 2015 at 8:02 AM
After dropping their first two Spring Training games on Tuesday and Wednesday, the Baltimore Orioles rebounded by taking both games of a split-squad day on Thursday to get to .500 on the spring. Baltimore's offense slugged a combined three home runs over the two games, but it was their pitching...

Baltimore Orioles’ Pitching Much Better on Wednesday, for the Most Part
March 5th, 2015 at 8:08 AM
A day after allowing 15 runs to the Detroit Tigers in their spring opener, the Baltimore Orioles pitching staff looked much better as a whole on Wednesday despite a 5-4 loss. Baltimore's young arms looked pretty good on Wednesday as well. ***PHOTO1*** Obviously if the other team scores five runs, then the...

Hearing from Baltimore Orioles Prized Pitching Prospect Dylan Bundy on Health and Spring Training
March 2nd, 2015 at 10:20 AM
The Baltimore Orioles have been very familiar with their prized pitching prospect Dylan Bundy being near the top of the MLB prospects lists ever since they drafted him in the first round in 2011. This year, for the first time since 2012, Bundy will get to experience a healthy Spring...

Examining Jonathan Schoop’s 2014 Season, Some Positives and Negatives
February 27th, 2015 at 10:11 AM
The Baltimore Orioles saw their top second base prospect in the organization in Jonathan Schoop make the team out of Spring Training in 2014 and it was an up and down season for the rookie. There were a lot of positives to take away out of Schoop's first full season...

Hearing from Baltimore Orioles RHP Kevin Gausman on the Postseason and the 2015 Season
February 26th, 2015 at 7:37 AM
One of the best things Baltimore Orioles' fans got to witness last year was the maturity and improvement from prized pitching prospect Kevin Gausman. He began to show that he has the ability to adjust to his opponents' adjustments and he could take a big leap forward this year into...

38 Baltimore Orioles Minor Leaguers Report Early to Spring Training
February 25th, 2015 at 7:11 AM
The focus tends to be on the Major League ball clubs for the anticipation of the beginning of Spring Training, but let's not forget that all of the Minor Leaguers also have Spring Training to look forward to. Marquee Baltimore Orioles' prospects Chance Sisco and Mike Yastrzemski headline a group...

Minor League Spotlight: Several 2014 Minor Leaguers Could Make a Statement in Big League Camp
February 21st, 2015 at 7:00 AM
It’s time for another edition of Orioles101’s Minor League Spotlight and this week marks the first edition of the 2015 season with Baltimore Orioles Spring Training officially underway. Since Spring Training officially began this week, we thought we would highlight some O’s Minor Leaguers who could make a statement in...

Baltimore Orioles Spring Training Preview Part 9: Position Battles
February 18th, 2015 at 10:05 AM
We are nearing the completion of our ten-part, Baltimore Orioles Spring Training Preview and have arrived at part nine, position battles. Orioles' pitchers and catchers will officially report to Spring Training tomorrow and we could not be more exciting! ***PHOTO1*** There will be several position battles taking place in camp this spring,...

Baltimore Orioles Sign Utility Man Jayson Nix, Announce Minor League Coaching Staffs
February 18th, 2015 at 7:32 AM
It was an out of the ordinary day on Tuesday for the Baltimore Orioles this offseason in that there were a couple newsworthy announcements to note. Baltimore announced the signing of utility man Jayson Nix to a Minor League Deal with an invite to Spring Training as well as announcing...

Orioles101 Mailbag: Spring Training Position Battles, Minor Leaguers Among Topics This Week
February 15th, 2015 at 7:15 AM
It’s time for another edition of Orioles101 Mailbag and this week the focus was obviously on the upcoming Baltimore Orioles Spring Training. We were asked questions regarding position battles, minor leaguers and everything in between, we have highlighted the best ones today. ***PHOTO1*** As we always do, we want to remind you...

Minor League Spotlight: Three Baltimore Orioles Prospects Land on Baseball Prospectus Top 101
February 14th, 2015 at 7:15 AM
Today we take a break from our Baltimore Orioles Spring Training Preview to bring you the latest edition of our Orioles101 Minor League Spotlight. This week we highlight the three O’s prospects to crack the Baseball Prospectus top 101 prospects list. ***PHOTO1*** Baseball Prospectus released their top 101 prospects for 2015 earlier...